Back from PyCon India , Pune, September 17-18 2011.

Our talk (Vishal and mine) on Python threads: Dive into GIL! was well received, met Python enthusiasts from round the world, had a nice time…

This talk covers the following:

  • Threading fundamentals
  • Using threads in python programming – An example
  • Overview of Global Interpreter Lock
  • Diving into GIL
  • Comparing GIL implementation – v2.7 and v3.2
  • Experiment and Measure
  • Jython: In GIL context
  • Conclusion

You can have a look at our slides here and the video at urtalk